Application Process

Application Process for Nursery Program, Prekindergarten, Kindergarten and Grade 1:

  • Fill out the application form and submit it to us with a non-refundable $75 application fee. We are still accepting applications for September 2017.
  • Shortly after receiving the application, the Admissions Office will contact you to schedule your appointments (parent meeting and child play session).
  • You will then be invited to attend one of our Open House events.
  • Please instruct your child’s current school to fill out the Confidential Recommendation Form for Prekindergarten or Kindergarten and Grade 1 and submit to us by January 15, 2017. This is for those students in Prekindergarten and Kindergarten and Grade 1. Please note we will accept the ISAAGNY school report form.

 

Nursery Program:

We run a two year Nursery Program.

Upon receipt of your application, we will contact you to schedule your parent meeting and child play session.  This meeting will be with a member of the Admissions Team and please allow thirty minutes for this visit. Your child’s play session will be with a small group of other applicants, will last for thirty minutes and will be led by members of the School Team. We do require one adult to attend this session.

 

Pre-Kindergarten:child in private school new york

Children must be four by September 1, 2017 to apply.  Upon receipt of your application, we will contact you to schedule your parent meeting and child play session.   Please have your child’s current school complete our Confidential Recommendation Form and submit it back to us by January 15, 2017.  Your parent meeting will be with a member of the Admissions Team and please allow thirty minutes for this visit. Your child will also join a forty-five minute play session with other applicants, which will be led by members of the School Team.

 

Kindergarten and Grade 1:

For Kindergarten, children must be five by September 1, 2017 to apply.

For Grade 1, children must be six by September 1, 2017 to apply.

Upon receipt of your application, we will contact you to schedule your parent meeting and child play session.   Please have your child’s current school fill out our Confidential Recommendation Form and submit it back to us by January 15, 2017.  Your parent meeting will be with a member of the Admissions Team and please allow thirty minutes for this visit.  Your child will join an hour play session with other applicants, which will be led by members of the School Team.

From Grade 2 we are selective and students will sit a formal assessment in English, Mathematics and Verbal Reasoning, followed by a short interview with our selection team.

Opening September 2017

 

 

Wetherby-Pembridge School is an independent school for boys and girls aged 2.8 to 14, located on the Upper East Side, in a superb building next to Central Park on East 96th Street.

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